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Attorney, judge, and Oakland Mayor : oral history transcript / 1992.
BANC MSS 92/769 c; Phonotape 2643 C:1-5
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Title:

Attorney, judge, and Oakland Mayor : oral history transcript / 1992
University of California black alumni series

Creator/Contributor:

Wilson, Lionel, 1915-1998, creator, interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Blakely, Edward J. (Edward James), 1938-

Creator/Contributor:

Morris, Gabrielle S., interviewer.

Creator/Contributor:

Bancroft Library, Regional Oral History Office.

Abstract:

Wilson discusses his education at the University of California, Berkeley, and the Hastings Law School; his career as a lawyer; participation in Berkeley and Oakland, Calif., political life, especially as Chair of the Oakland Economic Development Commission, and as Oakland Mayor.

Date:

1992 (issued)

Subject:

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Oakland Economic Development Commission.
University of California, Berkeley -- Alumni and alumnae
African American lawyers -- California -- Interviews
African American politicians -- California -- Interviews
Oakland (Calif.) -- Politics and government
Berkeley (Calif.) -- Politics and government

Note:

Lionel Wilson ; with an introduction by Professor Edward J. Blakely ; interviews conducted by Gabrielle Morris in 1985, 1990. Regional Oral History Office, the Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley,
Interviewed for the University of California Black alumni series.
Also available online.
Dept. of Special Collections, University of California, Los Angeles Library. Duplicate transcript.
This manuscript is made available for research purposes only. All publication rights are reserved to The Bancroft Library of the University of California, Berkeley. Requests for permission to quote for publication should be addressed to the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Audio tape recording of the interview also available. (Classified as: Phonotape 2643 C:1-5).
Volume includes index.

Type:

Oral histories.

Physical Description:

print
viii, 104 p. : ill., col. port. ; 29 cm.
5 cassette tapes.

Language:

English

Identifier:

http://nma.berkeley.edu/ark:/28722/bk0005z343v
BANC MSS 92/769 c
Phonotape 2643 C:1-5

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

This manuscript is made available for research purposes only. All publication rights are reserved to The Bancroft Library of the University of California, Berkeley. Requests for permission to quote for publication should be addressed to the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

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